Low German and Nordic variation of Christian
"anointed one or follower of Christ"

Carsten Origin and Meaning

The name Carsten is a boy's name of German origin.

This Nordic-sounding name is ripe for wider usage, especially as a fresh alternative to Christian or similar-sounding Carl.

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Famous People Named Carsten

  • Carsten Thomas BallAustralian tennis player
  • Carsten MogensenDanish badminton player
  • Carsten JanckerGerman footballer
  • Carsten Egeberg BorchgrevinkAnglo,Norwegian polar explorer
  • Carsten NiebuhrGerman,Danish mathematician and explorer
  • Carsten RamelowGerman footballer
  • Carsten HöllerBelgian artist
  • Carsten Nicolai aka Alva NotoGerman musician
  • Carsten Charles "CC" SabathiaAmerican baseball player
  • Carsten Charles SabathiaJr. (b. 2003), son of CC Sabathia

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